Pretty Reckless to support Fall Out Boy for UK shows

02/12/13

Taylor Momsen
Image caption The Pretty Reckless are fronted by Taylor Momsen

The Pretty Reckless have been named as the support act for Fall Out Boy's UK shows in March 2014.

The band, fronted by former Gossip Girl actress Taylor Momsen, will join Pete Wentz, Patrick Stump and the rest of the group for six dates next year.

The tour starts at Cardiff's Motorpoint Arena before dates in Birmingham, London, Manchester, Newcastle and Glasgow.

Danish trio New Politics have been named as the opening act for the dates.

The Pretty Reckless are set to release their second studio album, Going to Hell, early next year.

Their debut track, Make Me Wanna Die, went to number 16 in the Official Singles Chart when it was released in 2010.

Fall Out Boy at Radio 1 Teen Awards
Image caption Fall Out Boy performed at Radio 1's Teen Awards in November

The announcement follows Fall Out Boy's recent hiatus, which ended in February this year when they officially announced the release of their fifth studio album Save Rock and Roll.

It was followed-up by an EP called Pax Am Days, which was produced by Ryan Adams in Hollywood.

Fall Out Boy performed at Reading and Leeds festival this summer as well as Radio 1's Teen Awards in November.

It was recently announced that they will be playing at 2014's Download festival.

Fall Out Boy's March 2014 dates are as follows:

Motorpoint Arena, Cardiff - 15 (Sold Out)

NIA, Birmingham - 16

Phones 4 U Arena, Manchester - 17

Wembley Arena, London - 20 (Sold Out)

Metro Radio Arena, Newcastle - 21

The SSE Hydro, Glasgow - 22

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